TOC - Automatically Generate Tables of Contents

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TOC - Automatically Generate Tables of Contents

TOC is a completely customizable jQuery plugin that allows you to generate a table of contents for your page. It is highly customizable and is able to automatically highlight a current section of the document. 

How to use it:

1. Include jQuery Library and toc.js

<script src="jquery.js"></script>
<script src="toc.js"></script>

2. Call the plugin


3. Markup

<div class="toc">


4. Options

    'selectors': 'h1,h2,h3', //elements to use as headings
    'container': 'body', //element to find all selectors in
    'smoothScrolling': true, //enable or disable smooth scrolling on click
    'prefix': 'toc', //prefix for anchor tags and class names
    'onHighlight': function(el) {}, //called when a new section is highlighted 
    'highlightOnScroll': true, //add class to heading that is currently in focus
    'highlightOffset': 100, //offset to trigger the next headline
    'anchorName': function(i, heading, prefix) { //custom function for anchor name
        return prefix+i;
    'headerText': function(i, heading, $heading) { //custom function building the header-item text
        return $heading.text();
'itemClass': function(i, heading, $heading, prefix) { // custom function for item class
  return $heading[0].tagName.toLowerCase();

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by unknown. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.